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Lei Cheng Uk Han Tomb

Hong Kong Museum of History

This ancient brick tomb is commonly believed to have been built during AD 25 -220.
The tomb was discovered in August 1955,
when the Hong Kong Government was leveling a hill slope for construction of resettlement buildings.

Posted on 12 July 2008
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vj400031-Jul-2013 04:06
excellent play of light and shade !
Thomas14-Jul-2008 16:08
clever use of available light & wide angle! V
2004 14-Jul-2008 13:50
very nice shot ! Your new camera definitely bring you to more advanced level of taking photos.
Guest 13-Jul-2008 16:44
Your exposure has really brought out the eerieness....eeeeee..
QUERIDO13-Jul-2008 05:26
Excellent shot,vote
Raymond13-Jul-2008 03:28
Wow... the D3 sure impresses me ! Great tour of this place with you CM.
Simon Chandler12-Jul-2008 23:19
Excellent capture and exposure to create a mood very suitable for the subject matter. v
an nguyen12-Jul-2008 23:06
I like the selective lighting. Beautiful shot. V
TuTmin12-Jul-2008 19:32
very perfectly captured. bravo dear CM
Matthew Mannell12-Jul-2008 18:50
Very attractive photo, beautiful exposure.
Guest 12-Jul-2008 15:29
This place is cool ! The D3 perform excellently under such a dark situation... nice shot.
hugo poon12-Jul-2008 14:46
Mysterious atmosphere... this time it's your pic that brought back memories - I recall how I was scared to death when my parents brought me here, almost 40 years ago!!
Walter Otto Koenig12-Jul-2008 14:32
Great shot of this fascinating place. Excellent work shooting under such low lighting conditions. The result is amazing. "V"
Alina12-Jul-2008 14:30
Real tomb atmosphere. Beautiful shot! V
BleuEvanescence12-Jul-2008 14:30
Photography techniques at their best...and great compositions as always.
Marc Demoulin12-Jul-2008 14:27
You make wonders in very difficult light conditions!!
Tomasz Dziubinski - Photography12-Jul-2008 14:25
Great, love all those shadows and highlights, Vote.
Yiannis Pavlis12-Jul-2008 14:14
This is a very interesting picture.Good handling of the depth and challenging exposure. V